Lincoln's hundred days : the Emancipation Proclamation and the war for the union / Louis P. Masur

Author(s): Masur, Louis P
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Subjects: Emancipation Proclamation
Slaves--Emancipation--United States
United States--Politics and government--1861-1865
United States Emancipation Proclamation
United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Views on slavery
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press, 2012
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: viii, 358 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012009044
ISBN: 9780674066908 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0674066901 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Prologue, September 22, 1862: Lincoln Tells a Story -- THE PATH TO THE PRELIMINARY PROCLAMATION -- Toward Emancipation -- Messages and Measures -- A New Departure -- Movement -- ONE HUNDRED DAYS -- Judgments -- The Reactions of Scholars and Soldiers -- Intervention and Election Fever -- "We Cannot Escape History" -- Standing Firm -- THE PROCLAMATION AND BEYOND -- Jubilee -- "Men of Color, To Arms!" -- "It Can Not Be Retracted" -- Emancipation Triumphant -- Epilogue, April 4, 1865: Lincoln Visits Richmond
OCLC Number: 781278941
ISBN/ISSN: 9780674066908